|Distance||291 miles (469 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 55 min|
|Average train ticket price||£92 (€103)|
|Train providers||Thalys, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or TGV|
Trains from Paris to Dortmund cover the 291 miles (469 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 55 min with our travel partners like Thalys, Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or TGV. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £92, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £65. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Dortmund Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn and Thalys trains will get you between Paris and Dortmund from £65. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Paris to Dortmund train.
When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Paris and Dortmund, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:
The Thalys is a high-speed railroad company in France connecting the France to the rest of Europe and beyond. Perfect for multi-city train journeys in Europe.
When planning trips to Thalys destinations, consider checking back for offers on train tickets. Speak to the Customer Care team at the Omio help centre for cancellations or changes to your ticket from Antwerp to Cologne.
Travel between Paris, France and Dortmund, Germany by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 23/09/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Dortmund from Paris as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Dortmund to Paris is: Partially open
Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
What are the entry requirements?
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 23/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Dortmund to Paris train here.
When taking a train from Paris, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When you arrive in Dortmund, your train can arrive in train stations including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Paris Gare de Lyon to Dortmund Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre of Paris.
The most popular arrival train station, Dortmund Hbf, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Dortmund.
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